Gu, Danan

Healthy Longevity in China

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: Aging and Aged Dependency in China
Dudley L. Poston, Zeng Yi

Part I. CLHLS and its Data Quality Assessment

2. Introduction to the Chinese Longitudinal Healthy Longevity Survey (CLHLS)
Zeng Yi

3. General Data Quality Assessment of the CLHLS
Danan Gu

4. Reliability of Age Reporting Among the Chinese Oldest-Old in the CLHLS Datasets
Zeng Yi

5. Age Reporting in the CLHLS: A Re-assessment
Heather Booth, Zhongwei Zhao

6. Assessment of Reliability of Mortality and Morbidity in the 1998–2002 CLHLS Waves
Danan Gu, Matthew E. Dupre

Part II. The Effects of Demographic and Socioeconomic Factors

7. The Effects of Sociodemographic Factors on the Hazard of Dying Among Chinese Oldest Old
Dudley L. Poston, Hosik Min

8. When I’m 104: The Determinants of Healthy Longevity Among the Oldest-Old in China
D.A. Ahlburg, E. Jensen, R. Liao

9. Association of Education with the Longevity of the Chinese Elderly
Jianmin Li

10. Analysis of Health and Longevity in the Oldest-Old Population—A Health Capital Approach
Zhong Zhao

11. The More Engagement, the Better? A Study of Mortality of the Oldest Old in China
Rongjun Sun, Yuzhi Liu

Part III. Living Arrangements and Elderly Care

12. Living Arrangements and Psychological Disposition of the Oldest Old Population in China
Zheng Wu, Christoph M. Schimmele

13. Health and Living Arrangement Transitions among China’s Oldest-old
Zachary Zimmer

14. Intergenerational Support and Self-rated Health of the Elderly in Rural China: An Investigation in Chaohu, Anhui Province
Lu Song, Shuzhuo Li, Wenjuan Zhang, Marcus W. Feldman

15. The Effects of Adult Children’s Caregiving onthe Health Status of Their Elderly Parents: Protection or Selection?
Zhen Zhang

16. The Challenge to Healthy Longevity: Inequality in Health Care and Mortality in China
Zhongwei Zhao

Part IV. Subjective Wellbeing and Disability

17. Successful Ageing of the Oldest- Old in China
Peng Du

18. Impairments and Disability in the Chinese and American Oldest-Old Population
William P. Moran, Sihan Lv, G. John Chen

19. Tooth Loss Among the Elderly in China
Yun Zhou, Zhenzhen Zheng

20. Psychological Resources for Well-Being Among Octogenarians, Nonagenarians, and Centenarians: Differential Effects of Age and Selective Mortality
Jacqui Smith, Denis Gerstorf, Qiang Li

21. An Exploration of the Subjective Well-Being of the Chinese Oldest-Old
Deming Li, Tianyong Chen Zhenyun Wu

22. Social Support and Self-Reported Quality of Life China’s Oldest Old
Min Zhou, Zhenchao Qian

23. Mortality Predictability of Self-Rated HealthAmong the Chinese Oldest Old: A Time-VaryingCovariate Analysis
Qiang Li, Yuzhi Liu

24. Gender Differences in the Effects of Self-rated Health Status on Mortality Among the Oldest Old in China
Jiajian Chen, Zheng Wu

25. Epilogue: Future Agenda
Zeng Yi


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